Section properties for HSS6X0.280

Structural sectional properties for a HSS6X0.280 standard steel section

steel section diagram
Shape Category / DesignationTypeHSS
Section NameNameHSS6X0.280
Cross Sectional AreaA4.69 in2
Section Depthd6 in
Flange thicknesstf0.28 in
Web thicknesstw0.28 in
Radius of Gyration about X-Xrx2.03 in
Radius of Gyrations about Y-Yry2.03 in
Moment of Inertia about X-XIx19.3 in4
Moment of Intertia about Y-YIy19.3 in4
Elastic Section Modulus about X-XSx6.45 in3
Elastic Section Modulus about Y-YSy6.45 in3
Plastic Section Modulus about X-XZx8.57 in3
Plastic Section Modulus about Y-YZy8.57 in3
St. Venant Torsional ConstantJ38.7 in4
Self Weight of section per footWeight17.12 lb/ft

A HSS6X0.280 steel section is a standard North American steel section in the HSS - Hollow Structural Sections category. It weighs 17.12 lb/ft and has a cross sectional area of 4.69 in2. The height and width of the section are 6 in and - in respectively.

The section has a tensile yield capacity of:


The section has a flexural plastic moment capacity of:


The section has a flexural elastic moment capacity of: